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Could Your Messy Hotel Room Save the Planet?

An increasing number of hotels boast of being eco-friendly, with green initiatives ranging from low flow showerheads to heating and air conditioning units that only run when there’s someone in the room. But while 65 percent of global travelers surveyed by Booking.com for its 2017 Sustainable Travel Report expressed interest in staying in a “green” […]
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Soon You May Get Your Ikea Meatball Fix Without Even Going to a Store

If you love the idea of Swedish meatballs but don’t fancy a flat-pack bookshelf as your side dish, the standalone Ikea restaurant may be just for you. The Swedish furniture retail giant confirmed to NBC News that although no firm decision has been made on stand-alone restaurants, that doesn’t necessarily mean it won’t happen in […]
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Gone Bebe Gone: Fashion Chain Closes All of Its Stores

Women’s clothing retailer Bebe is closing all of its stores, according to a Friday filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company said Friday it expects to shutter all of its brick-and-mortar locations by the end of May. The chain had previously said it was committed to closing 21 locations, which represented roughly 12 […]
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Go Green, Get Happy With These Earth Day Freebies and Deals

Students pose for the photo with a globe during a campaign to mark Earth Day. REUTERS/China Daily REUTERS The Freebies: National Parks, LED Light Bulbs, Coffee, and Workouts “The best Earth Day deals are completely free, no purchase required,” asserted Benjamin Glaser, featured editor with DealNews. “Ikea is giving away LED light bulbs and coffee […]
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Volkswagen Slapped With Largest Ever Fine for Automakers

VW emblems at a Volkswagen production line in Wolfsburg, Germany. Fabian Bimmer / Reuters file “I just can’t believe that VW is in this situation that it finds itself in today,” said Judge Sean Cox, calling it a “very serious and troubling case involving an iconic automobile company.” Largest Fine for Automakers The deal is […]
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CVS, Starbucks Highlight America's Love-Hate Relationship with Sugar

A CVS pharmacy in New York City. REUTERS/Mike Segar CVS Pharmacy president Helena Foulkes said in a statement that the new layout, which devotes about 100 additional square feet to these health-conscious categories and will be in hundreds of CVS stores by next year, was a response to changing customer preferences and shopping habits. “As […]
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Dow Jumps 200 Points on Trump's Steel Promises, Mnuchin's Tax Remarks

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after comments made by President Donald Trump lifted steel stocks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the administration was close to “major tax reform,” and companies released quarterly results. Mnuchin, who this week backed off of his earlier goal of passing tax reform by August, said the White House will unveil […]
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Dow Jumps 200 Points on Trump's Steel Promises, Mnuchin's Tax Remarks

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after comments made by President Donald Trump lifted steel stocks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the administration was close to “major tax reform,” and companies released quarterly results. Mnuchin, who this week backed off of his earlier goal of passing tax reform by August, said the White House will unveil […]
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Dow Jumps 200 Points on Trump's Steel Promises, Mnuchin's Tax Remarks

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after comments made by President Donald Trump lifted steel stocks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the administration was close to “major tax reform,” and companies released quarterly results. Mnuchin, who this week backed off of his earlier goal of passing tax reform by August, said the White House will unveil […]
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Dow Jumps 200 Points on Trump's Steel Promises, Mnuchin's Tax Remarks

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after comments made by President Donald Trump lifted steel stocks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the administration was close to “major tax reform,” and companies released quarterly results. Mnuchin, who this week backed off of his earlier goal of passing tax reform by August, said the White House will unveil […]